It's Go Time!
It's Go Time!
Project Connect. A comprehensive transit plan designed for Austin.
Our community has decided it's go time. This YES vote for funding Project Connect is a huge step toward creating a more equitable and livable city, providing more and better ways for people to access jobs, education, health care and new opportunities.
Project Connect is a bold transit plan that includes a new rail system, a downtown transit tunnel that makes everyone's trip faster, an expanded bus system and a transition to an all-electric fleet.
Austin Transit Partnership
Learn more about the Austin Transit Partnership – an independent organization that will guide Project Connect with transparency and accountability every step of the way.
THE PROJECT CONNECT VISION
Project Connect will expand transit capacity and offer more options, linking people, neighborhoods and employers. Features of the Initial Investment include:
Expanded bus service with an all-electric bus fleet, new routes and on-demand circulators within certain neighborhoods.
Project Connect awarded 2021 “Next Big Idea” from Austin Urban Land Institute
Project Connect has been recognized by the Austin ULI as the program big enough and innovative enough to create a more equitable and livable region for those in the Austin metro area. This comprehensive transit plan will provide more and better ways for people to access jobs, education, health care and new opportunities. Go to the Get Involved page to learn more about Project Connect and how you can stay up to date as the program is implemented.